Lanes B & B is a small bed and breakfast in Uttoxeter, just 5 minutes’ walk from the racecourse and 8 miles from the Alton Towers theme park. It has 3 double rooms (1 can be converted to a twin) and free Wi-Fi and on-site parking.

Run by a husband and wife team, Lanes B & B offers a high standard of personal service, with a full English breakfast among the choices each morning. Massage and use of a hot tub and gym equipment, for a small extra charge, are all available.

Each room has a flat-screen TV, bottled water and tea and coffee facilities. Most rooms have en suite showers, while the single room has its own private bathroom with a large bath. Uttoxeter is around 45 minutes from both Birmingham and Manchester, and has a cinema, bowling alley and ice skating rink just 5 minutes’ walk away.

Donington Park race track and Waterworld in Stoke-on-Trent are around 30 minutes away, and East Midlands Airport is just under 1 hour.